The Polar Express Activities | Tickets | Worksheets

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Teacher's Brain - Cindy Martin
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K - 2nd
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This was a great resource to use for our polar express day after watching the movie as a whole class.


Are you looking for some companion activities to go with The Polar Express? Take a look at these engaging activities. It includes a lesson about the author's purpose, crafts with writing about being trapped in the North Pole, Math and so much MORE!

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Pg. 1 Cover

Pg. 2 Table of Contents

Pg. 3 Lesson Plan for teaching about the Author’s Purpose

Pg. 4 How to put the Author’s Purpose Layered Book together

Pg. 5-7 Layered Book Pages

Pg. 8 Writing Page for Author’s Purpose

Pg. 9 How to display your PIE Posters

Pg. 10-13 Posters (see preview)

Pg. 14 Worksheet on sorting /ow/ sounds

Pg. 15-19 If I was trapped in the North Pole… (writing for intermediate and primary)

Pg. 20 Rubric

Pg. 21 Writing Certificates

Pg. 22 Snow Globe (add a photo of the child, so it looks like they are trapped inside the globe.)

Pg. 24 Writing – My Favorite Part (prompt)

Pg. 25 Golden Tickets to give students for a themed day

Pg 26 Black and White Tickets

Pg. 27 Directions for Santa HAT/Headband and Santa Letter Reading Activity

Pg. 27- 29 Santa Headband

Pg. 30 Letter Paper for Santa

Pg. 33 Draw Items You Want for Christmas

Pg. 34 Rubric

Pg. 36-37 (BOUNS) Santa Poems

Pg. 38 Handwriting Practice

Pg. 39 Design a Train Ticket

Pg. 40 – 48 MATH (time to the hour, numbers 1-6, 2-12 & games).

Pg. 49 -54 Write the Room with Answer Key

Pg. 55 Credits

Related Resources:

Christmas ESCAPE ROOM K-3

⭐ALL 5 of these are included in my READING CURRICULUM MEGA BUNDLE

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Total Pages
52 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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